Mar 12, 2013 7:00am PDT
. >>> more tension this morning on the korean peninsula, where kim jong-un visited north korean front line troops, urging them to be on high alert for possible war. a state-run newspaper report says that pyongyang canceled a 60-year-old armistice that ended the korean war, but a u.n. spokesperson says they can't unilaterally dissolve it. the u.s. is vowing to protect its allies in the region. >>> the man accused of killing 12 people and injuring dozens of others in a colorado movie theater will be in court next hour. 25-year-old james holmes is expected to enter a formal plea, eight months after the mass shooting. experts expect him to plead not guilty by reason of insanity. >>> a website has posted what appears to be the social security numbers and other personal information of vice president joe biden, michelle obama, hillary clinton among others. nbc's pete williams reports, some of the information is out of date, but other data does appear to be accurate. personal information from celebrities like jay-z, beyonce, and kim kardashian also was compromised. the fbi, the secret service, and
Mar 21, 2013 7:00am PDT
says it will attack military bases in japan and guam if provoked. this comes a day after kim jong-un conducted a mock drone strike on south korea. >>> live pictures now from chicago where the hiring our heroes job fair just kick off. this is the second anniversary of the program that helps find jobs for veterans and military spouses. the program has a goal of hiring 500,000 veterans by the end of 2014. at today's event, more than 75 employers are on site, and they are ready, as you can see, to conduct interviews. >>> a team searching the waters of the atlantic discovered what they believe are two of the engines from apollo 11. that's the rocket that first landed on the moon in 1969. amazon founder jeff bezos privately founded that search. they were found about 360 miles east of the launch pad three miles deep. they're expected to be brought back to port today. eventually, they'll be put on display. >>> and what would you think if your employer said you have to report your weight or be charged extra to be a part of the company's health plan? more and more companies are adopting these policies.
Mar 1, 2013 7:00am PST
. >>> former nba player dennis rodman is in north korea reportedly telling kim jong-un he has a friend for life. rodman and globetrotters are there for a film documentary on hbo. kim jong-un, apparently a die-hard basketball fan. >>> and just moments ago, the latest rocket blasted off for a run to the international space station. the dragon capsule is full of supplies. it's the company's third delivery mission to the space station. those pictures are always cool. >>> three years ago the u.s. took home 30 olympic medals in canada. nine of them gold. who is that person with the long hair? i'll take you back there on this week's flashback friday. get a haircut. >>> more restaurants are offering cheap eats since the 2% tax hike took effect in january. cnbc's seema mody is here. >> that's right. a pullback from consumers in response, restaurants, chris, as you were pointing out, are stepping up their value offering subway will now include a $3 6-inch suband olive garden with a $6.95 lasagna primavera and restaurants are noticing the change and taking action. >> and my favorite story of the day,